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This research demonstrates the safety and effectiveness of foamy viruses for delivering new genes into bone marrow stem cells and correcting a genetic disease in dogs that is identical to the same disease in children.
Ancient co-speciation of simian foamy viruses and primates.
Simian foamy viruses (SFVs) are retroviruses that are prevalent in all species of nonhuman primates.
These areas have fostered human acquisition of Ebola (6,7), monkeypox (8), simian immunodeficiency viruses (9), simian foamy viruses (10), and primate T-lymphotropic viruses (11).